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Cut Bait For Catfish, All You Need To Know About Cut Bait


I have had several questions from people recently wanting to know what cut bait is and how to fish with it for catfish. I am not going to copy and paste all of the questions here about cut bait because they are all generally the same question just worded slightly differently. Cut bait is a […]

Best Flathead Catfish Bait


I admittedly have not covered a lot on flathead catfish here at Learn To Catch Catfish because most of the questions get are about blue catfish and channel catfish. I don’t get near as many flathead catfish questions and don’t gear near as many phone calls from people wanting to fish with me that have […]

Dead Red Blood Spray From Team Catfish, Does It Work?

dead red blood spray team catfish

I have been playing around with the Team Catfish Dead Red Blood Spray for the better part of a year now trying it in different scenarios and in different applications. Prior to last year I had absolutely no experience with the Dead Red Blood Spray other than a few conversations with some other catfish guides […]

The Best Blue Catfish Bait [CQT]

best blue catfish bait

I recently covered the best baits for channel catfish and this weeks Catfishing Quick Tip is all about the best baits for blue catfish. Catfish baits are always a hot topic here at Learn To Catch Catfish and people who contact me are always on a quest to find the best catfish baits and homemade […]

Best Channel Catfish Bait [CQT]

best channel catfish bait

I get more questions about catfish rigs and catfish baits than almost any other topic that comes through my email inbox or my clients who fish with me ask me.  The only questions I get asked more than that goes something like this “hey, I’m on my way to lake *insert name here* this weekend […]

Team Catfish Sudden Impact Fiber Bait Review


Over the past year and a half I have received countless questions from anglers about various catfish baits. Team Catfish baits have to be one of the most asked about products I have received questions on and up until last week I had never tried any of their baits. I recently took the Team Catfish […]

CJ’s Catfish Bait – Punch Bait


CJ’s Catfish Bait is an Oklahoma based catfish bait manufacturer that manufactures several different kinds of catfish punch baits and a dip bait for catfishing. CJ’s is a family run business that is owned and operated by some die hard fishermen. I first met Charles of CJ’s Catfish Bait in Fort Worth Texas at Olsen’s […]

Cut Shad, How To Cut Shad For Catfishing


Cut shad and whole shad is one of the most popular and effective catfish baits there is for catching blue catfish.  Since I started Learn To Catch Catfish I have received countless questions about threadfin and gizzard shad, their use, how to bait hooks with them, how to cut them, what kind of hooks to […]

Danny Kings Catfish Punch Bait


I recently purchased some Danny King’s Catfish Punch Bait at Wal Mart and am going to do some catfishing. Can you give me any information on this product? Have you ever used it for catfish fishing? Shannon Jones – Mena Arkansas   Danny King’s Catfish Bait is a punch bait for catfish. It was manufactured […]

Best All Around Bait For Channel Catfish

Best Bait For Channel Catfish

  From the Learn To Catch Catfish mailbox through the ask a catfishing question page.   “What are the best all-around baits for channel catfish?”   Talk about a loaded question! This is again one of those questions I could write for hours and hours on and still probably not say everything about the best all around […]

Best Bait For A Perch Trap

The Best Bait For Perch Traps

From the Learn To Catch Catfish mailbox through the ask a catfishing question page. “What is the best bait for a perch trap? There are a number of good baits to use in a perch trap but the best bait for a perch trap may vary on occasion. Some of the more common baits to use in […]

Do You Gaspergou? The Freshwater Drum

Gaspergou Freshwater Drum

  From the Learn To Catch Catfish ask a catfishing question reader mailbag. “I have seen you make a few references to something called a gaspergou. What the heck is a gaspergou?”   A Gaspergou is a freshwater drum. While they are often referred to simply as drum or freshwater drum there are many parts […]